Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) One of the most widespread birds of prey, the #Osprey is found on every continent in the world except Antarctica. The osprey is also called the 'fish hawk', as it is well adapted for hunting fish. A reversible outer toe helps the osprey to carry fish while in flight. Hunting almost exclusively for live fish, the osprey plunges feet first to snatch them from the water, sometimes becoming completely submerged. #BirdsofPrey

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) One of the most widespread birds of prey, the #Osprey is found on every continent in the world except Antarctica. The osprey is also called the 'fish hawk', as it is well adapted for hunting fish. A reversible outer toe helps the osprey to carry fish while in flight. Hunting almost exclusively for live fish, the osprey plunges feet first to snatch them from the water, sometimes becoming completely submerged. #BirdsofPrey

Aw, careful, those claws are a bit sharp! Just minding my own business and along comes this bird and snatches me out of my happy place! OSPREY catching a fish. Check out the Dyfi Osprey Project in West Wales on google and/or YouTube. jp

A jaw-dropping moment (at least it was for the fish)

Aw, careful, those claws are a bit sharp! Just minding my own business and along comes this bird and snatches me out of my happy place! OSPREY catching a fish. Check out the Dyfi Osprey Project in West Wales on google and/or YouTube. jp

Big Agnes, Inc. Fish Hawk 30F Sleeping Bag: 650-fill DownTek, Blue Stripe, Regular, 2016

Buy Big Agnes, Inc. Fish Hawk 30F Sleeping Bag: 650-fill DownTek, Blue Stripe, Regular, 2016 at TakeAHikeShop.com for only $ 184.99

Big Agnes, Inc. Fish Hawk 30F Sleeping Bag: 650-fill DownTek, Blue Stripe, Regular, 2016

I once looked after two of these moths since they were caterpillars. these great creatures are proof not all moths are gross

I once looked after two of these moths since they were caterpillars. these great creatures are proof not all moths are gross

Chaffinch - another popular garden bird. I wonder how they'll fare in the #birdwatch this year?

Chaffinch - another popular garden bird. I wonder how they'll fare in the #birdwatch this year?

The Osprey (Pandion haliaetus), sometimes known as the sea hawk, fish eagle, river hawk or fish hawk, is a diurnal, fish-eating bird of prey. It is a large raptor, reaching more than 60 cm (24 in) in length and 180 cm (71 in) across the wings.In North America it breeds from Alaska and Newfoundland south to the Gulf Coast and Florida.

The Osprey (Pandion haliaetus), sometimes known as the sea hawk, fish eagle, river hawk or fish hawk, is a diurnal, fish-eating bird of prey. It is a large raptor, reaching more than 60 cm (24 in) in length and 180 cm (71 in) across the wings.In North America it breeds from Alaska and Newfoundland south to the Gulf Coast and Florida.

Hawk Species at Hawk Mountain | Hawk Mountain Sanctuary: Raptor Conservation, Education, Observation & Research

Hawk Species at Hawk Mountain | Hawk Mountain Sanctuary: Raptor Conservation, Education, Observation & Research

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